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Added Jan 18 2018

According to the zoo, jaguars typically live between 12 and 15 years.

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Date published
January 19, 2018
    The Houston Zoo announces the death of its oldest jaguar
    On Thursday, the Houston Zoo announced the death of one of its oldest jaguars. Kan Balam was 20 years old, according to zoo staff. The great-grandfather had been ailing for some time before he was euthanized this morning. RELATED: Houston Zoo announces the birth of another new giraffe At 20 years of age he was the oldest jaguar on site.

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